Somers Public Schools
June 14, 2021 7:00 PM
Board of Education Meeting
1. CALL TO ORDER
2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
3. RECOGNITIONS AND AWARDS
3.1. The Board will recognize the Retirement of 4 Staff
Rationale

The following staff will be retiring from Somers Public Schools:

Lee Mailhot - Kindergarten Teacher - 21 years of service in Somers Public Schools.

Linda Messenger - PE Teacher SES/MBA - 25 years of service in Somers Public Schools

Karen Regan - High School Counselor - 13 years of service in Somers Public Schools

Lisa Reilly -Elementary Teacher - 22 years of service in Somers Public Schools

4. PENSION UPDATE
Rationale

The Centre Harbor Group will give an update on the Pension.

5. APPROVAL OF MINUTES
5.1. Draft of the Board minutes of May 24, 2021
Rationale

The Board will review and approve the draft minutes of May 24, 2021.

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6. AUDIENCE TO CITIZENS/STAFF/STUDENTS
7. OPPORTUNITY TO ADD/DELETE AGENDA ITEMS
8. CONSENT AGENDA
8.1. Warrant of June 14, 2021
Rationale

Board to consent on warrant of June 14, 2021

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8.2. Staff Resigned or Retired from Somers Public Schools
Rationale

Resignation of Kim Evan - MBA Para

Resignation of Andre Levesque - Tutor at SHS

Resignation of Elizabeth Asal - MBA School Psychologist

Resignation of Dana Sudarsky -  SES Elementary Teacher

Retirement of Linda Messenger - SES/MBA PE Teacher

Retirement of Lisa Reilly - SES Elementary Teacher

 

 

9. NEW BUSINESS
9.1. 1st Warning of new DBS Policy 4111.2 - Personnel - Minority Recruitment
Rationale

The Board will review the 1st Warning of new DBS Policy 4111.2 - Personnel - Minority Recruitment.  Policy Committee member are available for any questions.

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9.2. 1st Warning of DBS Policy 9271 - ByLaws of the Board -Code of Ethics
Rationale

The Board will review the 1st Warning of DBS Policy 9271 - ByLaws of the Board -Code of Ethics.  Policy Committee members are available for any questions.

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9.3. 1st Warning of DBS 3516.11 - Hazardous Materials - Pest Management
Rationale

The Board will review the 1st Warning of DBS 3516.11 - Hazardous Materials - Pest Management.  The Policy Committee will answer any questions.

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9.4. Open Forum: Equity and Diversity
Rationale

This Open Forum on Equity and Diversity will be on June 29, 2021 at Somers Elementary School at 6 p.m.

10. OLD BUSINESS
10.1. 2nd Warning of Novels for Mabelle B. Avery Middle School and Somers High School.
Rationale

The Board will review and approve the 2nd Warning of Novels for Mabelle B. Avery Middle School and Somers High School.

Attachments
10.1.1. 2nd warning of new ELA Course at Mabelle B. Avery School.
Rationale

The Board will review and approve the 2nd warning of the new ELA Course at Mabelle B. Avery School.

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11. ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS
11.1. ARP Grant Preliminary Plan
Rationale

The Superintendent will be there to discuss the ARP Grant Preliminary Plan with the Board.

11.2. Superintendent's Update
12. COMMITTEE REPORTS
12.1. CURRICULUM
12.2. POLICY
12.3. SALARY & NEGOTIATION
12.4. PLANNING
13. CREC UPDATE
14. ADJOURNMENT